7 Ways to Write a Powerful Personal Statement for Grad School
12/25/2022 by HIGHERGRAD
The graduate school application processes usually require a personal statement. The personal statement for grad school is a stressful and difficult task. It is the one piece of the application process that shows admissions exactly who you are. Also, it conveys what you may be as a graduate student. Powerful ones, can make or break your chances to get in.
Why a Low GRE Score is Not the End of Getting into Grad School
5/5/2021 by HIGHERGRAD
The Graduate Record Exam, or GRE, is the SAT of graduate school. Almost every university requires you to take this exam and submit the results as part of your graduate school application. But does a low GRE score mean your graduate school aspirations go out the window? Not necessarily. Let's discuss how to compensate for a low GRE score and get into graduate school.
Top Questions When Writing the Statement of Purpose Answered
2/2/2021 by HIGHERGRAD
The hardest single page you will write during your graduate school experience is your statement of purpose. The statement of purpose for graduate school, or your personal statement, is required by most graduate schools during the application process. This piece of writing lets graduate school admission committees, people you have never met, understand who you are and the desires you seek by applying. Many applicants get overwhelmed by this critical document and rightfully so. We help lessen the anxiety by answering the biggest questions around composing the statement of purpose.